Kings XI Punjab tickets to be sold by Preity Zinta and Brett Lee for Rs 50

Kings XI Punjab is going to start the sale of tickets for their IPL matches at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium in Mohali today. Bollywood Actress Preity Zinta, co-owner of the Indian Premier League’s Mohali team and Australian fast bowler Brett Lee will be present at the time of the sale. To attract viewers, [...]

IPL teams rope in celebrities for promotion

It all started when Shah Rukh Khan (Kolkata Knight Riders) and Preity Zinta (Mohali) became IPL franchise owners. The rest of the team owners immediately realised the marketing and publicity potential of having Bollywood (or Tollywood) actors associated with them, and went about star-hunting. The Indian film fraternity is being actively woed by the franchises [...]

Australia’s Luke Pomersbach joins Mohali IPL for $54,000

Australian batsman Luke Pomersbach was willing to play for free for the Mohali IPL team owned by Ness Wadia and Bollywood actress Preity Zinta. Luke Pomersbach was apparently excited at the prospect of playing with top players all over the world in the DLF IPL Twenty20 and gain vital tips from the world’s best. Luke [...]

14 cricketers auctioned in 2nd IPL auction, James Hopes tops list with $300,000 bid from Mohali IPL

Pakistan’s Misabah-ul-Haq goes to Bangalore Royal Challengers for $125,000 Fourteen players were auctioned in the second and final round of bidding for the DLF IPL Twenty20 tournament beginning on April 18, with Australian James Hopes bagging the highest bid of $300,000 from Mohali franchaise owned by Bollywood’s Preity Zinta and friend Ness Wadia. Dimitri Masceranhas [...]

IPL Kolkata, Mohali teams shoot theme music videos

As a cash-rich IPL basks in the pre-tournament hype, Kolkata and Mohali franchaise team owners, Bollywood stars Shah Rukh Khan and Priety Zinta, are coming up with innovative techniques to sustain the momentum of publicity. Shah Rukh Khan and Preity Zinta have reportedly working been on theme song music videos for their respective IPL teams. [...]

Preity Zinta desperately wanted Harbhajan Singh in IPL Mohali team

Mohali team’s promoter, Bollywood actress Preity Zinta says it was sad not to get local lad Harbhajan Singh in the Mohali squad. The actress, who along with beau Ness Wadia, promotes the team, told a news agency that it would have been nice if the spinner was in the local team Mohali. That sure makes [...]